Industry News

Tim Hortons Inc. today announced preliminary same-store sales increases of 8.7 percent at restaurants in Canada and 9.8 percent at restaurants in the United States for the first quarter, which...
Charlesbank Capital Partners LLC and two other investors completed their acquisition of Del Taco, the second-largest Mexican fast-food chain in the nation, Boston Business Journal reports...
Burger King Corporation entices restaurant guests with two new additions to its breakfast menu, the French Toast Sandwich and CHEESY TOTS™.

The French Toast Sandwich features two slices of...

Women's Foodservice Forum (WFF) has announced the recipients of the 2006 Trailblazer Award, Emerging Leader Award, Director's Award and President's Award at the WFF Annual Leadership Development...
Taco Bell and FOX Sports have reached a four-year sponsorship agreement, making Taco Bell the "Official Quick Service Restaurant" of collegiate football's prestigious Bowl Championship Series (...
Yum! Brands, Inc., owner of the KFC brand, and Rostik Restaurants Limited, operator of Russia's top chicken restaurant chain, are opening today in Moscow the first of many co-branded KFC-Rostik's...
Who is America's greatest natural athlete of all-time? That's the question Arby's is asking consumers with its new natural athletes poll. The online poll at www.arbyschickennaturals.com was...
McDonald's has announced its inaugural "Global Casting Call" to find a few new faces for its packaging. Up to 25 consumers will be selected as McDonald's new packaging stars.

To participate...

Fresh Concepts, owner and operator of the 15-unit restaurant chain Fresh City, has remodeled its Boston, MA Landmark Center location making the look and feel reflect the company's casual cafe...
Papa John's to be exclusive pizza vendor at Six Flags parks, Business First of Louisville reports.

In turn, Six Flags will receive an annual sponsorship and promotional opportunities...

Submarine sandwich chain Blimpie is celebrating 42 years with a new logo and promotion.

On April 4, 1964, three high school friends in Hoboken N.J. opened the first BLIMPIE on Washington St. By...

Barry Maring of Northland Restaurant Group, Inc. is directing his entrepreneurial talent toward developing Taco Del Mar restaurants.

Taco Del Mar announced today Maring's exclusive rights to...

FiberGel Technologies, a subsidiary of Circle Group Holdings, announced today the launching of Z-Trim Plus, a new Z-Trim product line formulated to make specific high fat foods healthier for the...
Mrs. Fields Famous Brands is adding a new treat to its store menus with the introduction of its new line of Breezer® smoothies.

To complement the delicious and refreshing smoothies, the product...

Pizza Hut's largest franchisee, NPC International Inc., settled with the U.S. Justice Department over alleged violations of the Americans With Disabilities Act at its restaurants, the agency said...
Almost 20 years after the company's founding, the 63-year-old founder of Back Yard Burgers is planning to step aside from day-to-day operations in his current role as chairman and CEO.

Michael...